Amazon Web Services says will open data centers in Israel – Reuters

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June 11 (Reuters) – Amazon Web Services (AMZN.O) said it will open data centers in Israel, with the announcement coming weeks after Israel signed a deal with AWS and Google for a more than $1 billion project to provide cloud services for its public sector and military.
In April, AWS and Google (GOOGL.O) won a tender for the four phase project known as "Nimbus". read more
"Today, Amazon Web Services Inc, an Amazon.com company, announced it will open an infrastructure region in Israel in the first half of 2023", AWS said in a statement on Friday.
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